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Wales selects Holyhead Border Control Post site

[ March 16, 2021   //   ]

The Welsh Government has selected Plot 9 at Parc Cybi has been selected as the site for the new Holyhead  Border Control Post (BCP) to handle physical checks on certain goods entering the UK from Ireland. Inspections will be required on goods such as animals, plants and products of animal origin entering Wales from the Republic of Ireland and will be the responsibility of Welsh Government. A planning consultation under a Special Development Order will begin shortly. A similar requirement is needed for ports in South West Wales and work is on-going to assess potential sites.